R&D Budget Analysis

R&D Budget Analysis

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  • The House Appropriations Committee approved the FY 2014 Agriculture appropriations bill on Thursday, June 13, via voice vote. According to current AAAS estimates, the bill would provide $1.9 billion for USDA R&D, though this does not include rangeland research at the Forest Service, which is...
  • Last week the Senate Appropriations Committee approved spending allocations , known as "302(b) allocations," for the 12 spending bills that Congress must pass to fund the government. Like the President's request ( PDF ), the Senate proposes returning discretionary spending to pre-sequester levels...
  • On June 25, the Senate Appropriations Committee passed the FY 2014 Miltary Construction / Veterans Affairs appropriations bill on a 23-6 vote. The bill largely matches both the House appropriation and the the Administration's request for R&D funding at both the Department of Veterans Affairs (...
  • The Senate Appropriations Committee last week approved the FY 2012 Agriculture appropriations bill on a 23-6 vote. According to the committee , the bill provides $1.1 billion for the Agricultural Research Service, about even with FY 2012 levels, 6.9 percent above sequester estimates, and 13.8...
  • Yesterday the House Appropriations Committee passed their FY 2014 Energy & Water spending bill on a 28-21 vote. The bill is perhaps most notable for rather staggering cuts to low-carbon energy R&D funding across multiple offices, agencies and accounts. AAAS has previously reported on the...
  • Both the House and Senate Appropriations Committees have approved their Transportation / HUD spending bills yesterday. The House bill passed on a 28-20 vote, and makes some targeted cuts to the Department of Transportation's R&D agenda for FY 2014. Overall departmental R&D would decline to...
  • Last week the Senate Appropriations Committee passed their FY 2014 Energy & Water spending bill on a 24-6 vote. The bill (S. 1245) marks a clear divergence from the House version as most clean energy R&D programs would see at least a moderate increase above FY 2012 levels, though many would...
  • Monday the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) released its mid-session review of the budget for 2013. OMB estimates the FY 2013 deficit will drop to $759 million, compared to the $973 million deficit predicted in April, dropping from 6.0 percent to 4.7 percent of GDP. The bulk of the deficit...
  • The House of Representatives Wednesday passed its FY 2014 Energy & Water bill , funding the Department of Energy (DOE) and other agencies, with limited modifications to the version passed by the Appropriations Committee, and in spite of President Obama’s veto threat . Amendments included a $15...
  • On July 11, the Senate Appropriations Committee passed its FY 2014 Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education funding bill, which funds the National Institute of Health (NIH), the Department of Education, and other agencies with the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), on a 16-14...